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acarophobia

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noun ac·a·ro·pho·bia \ˌak-ə-rō-ˈfō-bē-ə, -ə-rə-\

Medical Definition of acarophobia

  1. 1:  an abnormal dread of skin infestation with small crawling organisms

  2. 2:  a delusion that the skin is infested with small crawling organisms




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